Madrid, Europe's pandemic hotspot, mulls targeted lockdowns

Madrid, Europe's pandemic hotspot, mulls targeted lockdowns

Workers of a nursing home "DomusVi Arturo Soria" hold a minute of silence in support of the social and health sector and its workers in Madrid, Spain, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. After ending a strict lockdown in June having brought under control the virus transmission, Spain is now the European country where a second wave of the contagion is being more noticed. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
Workers of a nursing home "DomusVi Arturo Soria" hold a minute of silence in support of the social and health sector and its workers in Madrid, Spain, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. After ending a strict lockdown in June having brought under control the virus transmission, Spain is now the European country where a second wave of the contagion is being more noticed. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
Students wearing face masks to prevent the spread of coronavirus disinfect their hands before entering their school in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, Sept. 14, 2020. Students in Catalonia and Murcia returned to the classrooms for the first time since schools closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
A couple wearing face masks to prevent the spread of coronavirus kiss in downtown Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. Spain's official death toll for the new coronavirus on Tuesday surpassed 30,000 fatalities as the country's caseload also increased beyond 600,000, becoming the first European country to overcome that threshold. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
An elderly woman wearing a face mask to protect against the coronavirus walks past a painting named "to be or not to be" by artist TVBOY and depicting Spanish government's top virus expert Fernando Simon in Madrid, Spain, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
Students wearing face masks to prevent the spread of coronavirus sit in their classroom in a school in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, Sept. 14, 2020. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
A student wearing a face mask to prevent the spread of coronavirus, has his temperature checked, prior to entering the school in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, Sept. 14, 2020. Students in Catalonia and Murcia returned to the classrooms for the first time since schools closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
A man wearing a face mask to prevent the spread of coronavirus sleeps in a public park in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. Spain's official death toll for the new coronavirus on Tuesday surpassed 30,000 fatalities as the country's caseload also increased beyond 600,000, becoming the first European country to overcome that threshold. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

Madrid, Europe's pandemic hotspot, mulls targeted lockdowns

Workers of a nursing home "DomusVi Arturo Soria" hold a minute of silence in support of the social and health sector and its workers in Madrid, Spain, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. After ending a strict lockdown in June having brought under control the virus transmission, Spain is now the European country where a second wave of the contagion is being more noticed. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
Workers of a nursing home "DomusVi Arturo Soria" hold a minute of silence in support of the social and health sector and its workers in Madrid, Spain, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. After ending a strict lockdown in June having brought under control the virus transmission, Spain is now the European country where a second wave of the contagion is being more noticed. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
Students wearing face masks to prevent the spread of coronavirus disinfect their hands before entering their school in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, Sept. 14, 2020. Students in Catalonia and Murcia returned to the classrooms for the first time since schools closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
A couple wearing face masks to prevent the spread of coronavirus kiss in downtown Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. Spain's official death toll for the new coronavirus on Tuesday surpassed 30,000 fatalities as the country's caseload also increased beyond 600,000, becoming the first European country to overcome that threshold. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
An elderly woman wearing a face mask to protect against the coronavirus walks past a painting named "to be or not to be" by artist TVBOY and depicting Spanish government's top virus expert Fernando Simon in Madrid, Spain, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
Students wearing face masks to prevent the spread of coronavirus sit in their classroom in a school in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, Sept. 14, 2020. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
A student wearing a face mask to prevent the spread of coronavirus, has his temperature checked, prior to entering the school in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, Sept. 14, 2020. Students in Catalonia and Murcia returned to the classrooms for the first time since schools closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
A man wearing a face mask to prevent the spread of coronavirus sleeps in a public park in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. Spain's official death toll for the new coronavirus on Tuesday surpassed 30,000 fatalities as the country's caseload also increased beyond 600,000, becoming the first European country to overcome that threshold. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
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